OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.17:01:18.
FAT CATTLE: (31)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Steers (8) Overall Average 191p.
Medium Steers (1) Selling to 219p (£1018/head) from D E Morgan Cefntwlch
Heavy Steers (7) Average 188p (£1287/head) Selling to 202p from D E Morgan Cefntwlch
Heifers (23) Overall Average 213p
Medium Heifers (7) Average 226p (£1042/head) Selling to 252p from W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
Heavy Heifers (16) Average 207p (£1146/head) Selling to 238p from C L & C Watkins & Sons Bank Farm
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FAT HOGGETS: (2988)
Lights average 144p/kg to 193p/kg from L Turner Waen Farm
Standards average 167p/kg to 202p/kg from R S Jones Ty Brith Hirnant
Mediums average 181p/kg to 204p/kg from M & S Jones Lower Forest Farm
Heavy’s average 180p/kg to 196p/kg from I M Parry Bank Farm
Others average 170p/kg to 181p/kg from N C Jones The Old Rectory
Overall average 170p/kg.
FAT EWES: (681)
Trade still fairly flat which represents a similar story seen across the country over the past few weeks. Overall average £35.31 with a top price of £95 for a Texel ewe from
J T & G M Edwards, Llantysilio.
The ram trade was similarly disappointing averaging £51 with a top price of £82 for tups from J N & M E Hart, Llanrhaeadr.
Please Note :- Shropshire Farm Vets will be providing free blood testing of Barren Ewes for infectious abortion on Wednesday 31st January and Wednesday 21st February.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
A generally ordinary selection today with only the few best attracting any real competition. Nonetheless still a decent trade for best continentals. British Blue Bulls to £312 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog. Limousin Bulls to £310 from Messrs Edwards Lower Sweeney. Charolais Bulls to £288 from Messrs Pryce Coedmawr. Charolais Heifers to £270 & £245 from Messrs Pryce Coedmawr. Limousin Heifers to £268 from Messrs Jones Ladyhill. British Blue Heifers to £260 (twice) from Messrs James Penybank. Hereford Bulls to £238 from Messrs Savage Glanfeinion £202 from Messrs Eyres Abertanat. Friesian Bulls to £78 from Messrs Eyres Abertanat. Weaned Simmental Heifers (3mo) to £370 from Messrs Evans Tynycelyn. Entries invited for our Sale of Weanlings and weaned calves on Wednesday 31st January.
U72 & CULL COWS: (17)
Limousin to 138p/kg
Friesian to 125p/kg average 106p/kg
British Blue to 148p/kg
MRI to 125p/kg
17 Cattle average 118p/kg.
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Oswestry Livestock Auctions
New Smithfield, Shrewsbury Rd,
Oswestry SY11 4QA